Wednesday, February 13, 2008 Maritime News

Navy Cargo Ship Assists at-Sea Rescue

Feb 13, 2008

Military Sealift Command large, medium-speed, RoRo ship USNS Seay conducted an at-sea rescue operation February 9 in the Straits of Gibraltar. At 12:50 a.m.

EU Flagging Rules to be Implemented in UK Tonnage Tax

Feb 13, 2008

Moore Stephens has warned that an announcement made this week by the U.K. Government could mean that shipowners within the U.K. tonnage tax regime will

Snohomish Resumes Service

Feb 13, 2008

The 149-passenger Snohomish was back in service with a 9 a.m. departure from the Bremerton Ferry Terminal, following a hard landing last night and an unrelated

Four Super Post-Panamax Cranes Arrive at Savannah

Feb 13, 2008

The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) announced the arrival of four new Super Post-Panamax cranes at the Port of Savannah. The cranes traveled aboard the Dockwise

Maritime Cabotage Task Force Responds to Withdrawn U.S. Flag Cruise Ship

Feb 13, 2008

The Passenger Vessel Services Act has been eviscerated by foreign cruise lines who have been evading the law on Hawaii cruises with sham foreign port calls in Mexico,

Uwe Schulz Honored by SCI Philadelphia

Feb 13, 2008

Uwe Schulz, who has been active in the Delaware River maritime community for some 35 years, will be honored with the Spirit of the Port award by the Seamen's

Shipbuilding Company Returns to New Orleans

Feb 13, 2008

United States Marine Inc., a shipbuilding company that moved its headquarters to Gulfport, Miss. after Hurricane Katrina, has returned to the New Orleans. In November 2007,

Daewoo Wins $766m Tanker Deal

Feb 13, 2008

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., said that it has won a deal worth $766m to build five oil tankers. The deal from Oman Shipping Co. calls on Daewoo

MSC Ships Deliver Supplies to Antarctic Research Station

Feb 13, 2008

Photo Credit: Lt. Sean Spicer, USN. Military Sealift Command dry cargo ship MV American Tern transfers fuel to Swedish icebreaker Oden at McMurdo Station in Antarctica Feb.

Service Restored on the Seattle/Bremerton Route

Feb 13, 2008

Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) Ferries Division announcee that service will be restored on the Seattle/Bremerton route starting on Feb.

OceanFreight Inc. Reports 4Q Results

Feb 13, 2008

OceanFreight Inc. announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and the year ended December 31, 2007. For the Fourth Quarter of 2007 the Company reported Net Income of $6.

Navy Holds Conference on The Science of Acoustic Research

Feb 13, 2008

From Commander, U.S. Pacific Fleet Public Affairs The Navy's Scientific Operational Naval Acoustic Research Conference was held February 6-7 to provide an opportunity for the Navy's scientists,

Aker Kvaerner Acquires RR Offshore

Feb 13, 2008

Aker Kvaerner has entered into an agreement which gives full ownership of Finnish RR Offshore and ends the co-operation between Aker Kvaerner and its former Russian partner ST Holdings.

ACP Advisory Board Briefed on Expansion

Feb 13, 2008

Wrapping up its fifteenth meeting in Panama, the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) Board of Directors briefed the ACP Advisory Board on expansion progress. During the meeting,

This Day in Naval History - Feb. 13

Feb 13, 2008

From the Navy News Service 1854 - Adm. Matthew Calbraith Perry anchors off Yokosuka, Japan, to receive the Japanese Emperor’s reply to a treaty proposal. 1913 - Naval Radio Station,

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